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New Orleans restaurants can now serve alcoholic beverages as to-go drinks

New Orleans restaurants can now serve alcoholic beverages as to-go drinks

While bars remain closed, restaurants in New Orleans can now serve to-go alcoholic drinks, easing the Covid-19 restrictions. The announcement came Friday from New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell, who ordered that the drinks could be served through take-out, curbside and drive-thru until 11 p.m. Though the rest of Louisiana has eased into Phase 3 reopening,…MORE

A homeless Black man was fatally shot by a California deputy during a struggle

A homeless Black man was fatally shot by a California deputy during a struggle

Protests broke out in San Clemente, California, on Thursday, a day after a homeless Black man was fatally shot by an Orange County sheriff’s deputy after the man grabbed a deputy’s gun during a struggle, authorities said. Kurt Reinhold, 42, died Wednesday after two deputies from the sheriff department’s Homeless Outreach Team encountered him about…MORE

Charles Barkley is taking heat for his Breonna Taylor comments

Charles Barkley is taking heat for his Breonna Taylor comments

Basketball legend and NBA analyst Charles Barkley is taking some heat following his comments on the grand jury’s decision on charges in the shooting death of Breonna Taylor. “I don’t think this one was like George Floyd or Ahmaud Arbery and things like that,” Barkley stated on Thursday during TNT’s pregame coverage of the Western…MORE

Florida governor signs order clearing restaurants and bars to fully open

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed an executive order Friday allowing restaurants and bars to immediately begin operating at 100% capacity. The move means the state is transitioning into Phase 3 of reopening. The order treats restaurants and bars differently in terms of what local municipalities can do to restrict operations. “There will not be limitations,…MORE

Three railroad workers built a ‘man cave’ under New York’s Grand Central Terminal

Three railroad workers built a ‘man cave’ under New York’s Grand Central Terminal

Three railroad employees were suspended without pay for converting a room underneath Grand Central Terminal in New York City into their own personal ‘man cave.’ The room was furnished with a wall-mounted TV connected to a streaming device, a futon couch, refrigerator, air mattress, and microwave, according to a report released Thursday by the Metropolitan…MORE